10/01/2013 - The Associated Press
WASHINGTON, DC - West Virginia's Republicans in Congress, Shelley Moore Capito and David McKinley, voted for a bill that would have made delaying the "individual mandate" requirement of Obamacare a requirement for continued funding of the federal government.
10/01/2013 - The Charleston Daily Mail. By Zack Harold.
CHARLESTON - The Health Insurance Marketplace is here, but some of the "navigators" intended to help people sign up for coverage are not.
10/01/2013 - The Charleston Daily Mail. By Candace Nelson.
CHARLESTON - Groups in West Virginia are working with labor and delivery nurses to increase the state's breastfeeding rate through new approaches designed to improve the initial connection between moms and their newborn babies.
10/01/2013 - The State Journal
KINGWOOD - Preston Memorial Hospital will receive a federal loan to help with construction of a new hospital.
10/01/2013 - The Washington Post
WASHINGTON, DC - A 27-year-old in Austin, Texas who earns $25,000 could pay $85 per month for health insurance next year, and a family of four in St. Louis with income of $50,000 might face a $32 monthly premium, according to new federal data on health insurance rates under the Affordable Care Act.
09/30/2013 - The Charleston Gazette by Phil Kabler
CHARLESTON - If it ever gets to trial, the whistleblower suit by former Department of Health and Human Resources executives Jennifer Taylor and Susan Perry against former acting DHHR secretary Rocco Fucillo could be a humdinger, judging by the witness list submitted by the plaintiffs.
09/30/2013 - The Charleston Gazette by Lori Kersey
CHARLESTON - After nearly three years of preparations, officials say the state's Health Insurance Marketplace will be up and running Tuesday for the start of open enrollment.